The Participation Blog

Government Trust – The Great Disillusionment

There’s no question that the last half century in the United States has seen a steady, consistent erosion of trust in institutions – particularly government. We’re at the point in this remarkable disconnect that exceptionally smart people who are not typically prone to hyperbole are beginning to question whether or not this democratic experiment is likely to survive. I plan to remain hopeful and do the things that mere mortals like us can do to turn the tide of this slide. I hope you will join the effort.